Temporal Top Ten – 1976


top ten

Number of movies seen from this year – 42
Number of movies reviewed – 36 (including 3 Encore Reviews)

4 of the 5 Oscar nominees for Best Picture actually made it on my list this year.

The rest of the list is populated by other favorites of mine

#2 is a dramatization of the horrific events that occurred at the Munich Olympic games just 4 years prior.

#5 is a movie that explains many people’s fear of the dentist

#7  is a baseball favorite of mine showing the ins and outs of little league baseball

#8 is a remake of a classic done in a grand way

#9 is a WWII action thriller

and finally #10 is a spoof of detective stories/films done in quite a funny way

Update 2 Jan 2017 – Bound for Glory made my #6 spot pushing all others down one slot

Update 4 Sep 2017 – The Outlaw Josey Wales made my #7 spot pushing all others down one slot

Update 2 Jun 2019 – Voyage of the Damned is now in my #5 spot pushing all others down one slot


Honorable Mention –  Murder By Deatheagle
Honorable Mention – The Eagle Has Landedkong
Honorable Mention – King Kongbad news
10. The Bad News Bearstaxi driver
9. Taxi Driver

8. The Outlaw Josey Walesbound

7. Bound For Glory

6. Marathon Man

5. Voyage of the Damned
4. Rocky    president
3. All the President’s Men21 hours
2. 21 Hours at Munichnetwork
1. Network

Here’s a complete list of movies that I’ve seen from 1976

  1. 21 Hours At Munich
  2. All the President’s Men
  3. Assault on Precinct 13
  4. The Bad News Bears
  5. Bound For Glory
  6. Bugsy Malone
  7. Car Wash
  8. Carrie
  9. The Eagle Has Landed
  10. The Enforcer
  11. Face to Face
  12. Family Plot
  13. Freaky Friday
  14. The Front
  15. Giv’at Halfon Eina Ona (Halfon Hill Doesn’t Answer)
  16. King Kong
  17. Logan’s Run
  18. Marathon Man
  19. Midway               Encore Review
  20. Mother, Jugs & Speed
  21. Murder by Death
  22. Network
  23. No Deposit, No Return
  24. The Omen
  25. The Outlaw Josey Wales
  26. The Pink Panther Strikes Again
  27. Raid on Entebbe
  28. Rich Man, Poor Man
  29. Robin and Marian
  30. Rocky  Encore Review
  31. The Shaggy D.A.
  32. The Shootist
  33. Silent Movie
  34. Silver Streak
  35. Squirm        Encore Review
  36. Star is Born, A
  37. Stay Hungry
  38. Taxi Driver
  39. That’s Entertainment, Part II
  40. Two-Minute Warning
  41. Victory At Entebbe
  42. Voyage of the Damned

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